The median annual salary for a Linux Support was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Support
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 667 631 636
Rank change year-on-year -36 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 198 287 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.32% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 174 252 282
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +28.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80180 89188 99201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.96% 96.52% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 65838 76079 82656
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Linux Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support in England

Linux Support
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support in England.

Salary trend for Linux Support in England

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Support in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Support in England

Linux Support
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 101 £47,500 -13.63% 13
South East -4 43 £40,000 -20.00% 3
East Midlands +44 18 £36,250 -9.37% 2
East of England -6 13 £40,000 -10.11% 1
South West -6 12 £40,000 -11.11% 1
North West -48 6 £34,500 +2.98% 1
Yorkshire +1 3 £41,250 +10.00% 3
West Midlands +12 1 £41,000 +30.15% 1
Linux Support
UK

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Linux Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Linux Support in the job title.

1 410 (100.00%) Linux
2 218 (53.17%) Windows
3 133 (32.44%) SQL
4 125 (30.49%) VMware
5 122 (29.76%) Unix
6 100 (24.39%) Active Directory
7 95 (23.17%) ITIL
8 92 (22.44%) Finance
9 86 (20.98%) Python
10 82 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 77 (18.78%) Red Hat
12 70 (17.07%) Firewall
13 69 (16.83%) TCP/IP
14 68 (16.59%) Windows Server
15 62 (15.12%) Perl
16 60 (14.63%) Bash Shell
16 60 (14.63%) DevOps
17 59 (14.39%) Oracle
18 58 (14.15%) MySQL
18 58 (14.15%) Data Centre
19 56 (13.66%) SQL Server
20 55 (13.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 54 (13.17%) Microsoft
21 54 (13.17%) DNS
21 54 (13.17%) Cisco
22 49 (11.95%) Shell Script
23 44 (10.73%) Windows Server 2008
24 40 (9.76%) LAN
25 39 (9.51%) Banking
25 39 (9.51%) Degree

Linux Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (8.54%) MS Exchange
2 30 (7.32%) Apache
3 27 (6.59%) Tomcat
4 24 (5.85%) IIS
5 18 (4.39%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (3.90%) Confluence
7 12 (2.93%) JBoss
7 12 (2.93%) WebSphere
8 10 (2.44%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.95%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (1.22%) nginx
12 4 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.49%) MindAlign
13 2 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (2.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.95%) Magento
3 2 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.24%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.29%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.68%) Office 365
4 8 (1.95%) SaaS
5 4 (0.98%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.49%) Route 53
7 1 (0.24%) Apcera
7 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.24%) PaaS
7 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 70 (17.07%) Firewall
2 69 (16.83%) TCP/IP
3 54 (13.17%) DNS
4 40 (9.76%) LAN
5 36 (8.78%) SAN
6 31 (7.56%) VPN
7 30 (7.32%) DHCP
7 30 (7.32%) WAN
8 28 (6.83%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (5.61%) NAS
10 19 (4.63%) MPLS
10 19 (4.63%) VLAN
11 17 (4.15%) HTTP
12 15 (3.66%) IPsec
13 13 (3.17%) Multicast
14 12 (2.93%) Cisco PIX
14 12 (2.93%) FTP
14 12 (2.93%) Internet
14 12 (2.93%) Remote Desktop
15 10 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (14.15%) MySQL
2 56 (13.66%) SQL Server
3 15 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (3.66%) Big Data
4 14 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (2.68%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.71%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.71%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.46%) DB2
8 6 (1.46%) Informix
9 4 (0.98%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.73%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.73%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.49%) InfluxDB
12 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 24 (5.85%) Jenkins
2 16 (3.90%) JIRA
3 11 (2.68%) Subversion
4 6 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (1.46%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.22%) GoCD
6 2 (0.49%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.24%) Ant
7 1 (0.24%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (0.24%) GitLab
7 1 (0.24%) Gradle
7 1 (0.24%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (0.24%) Maven
General
1 92 (22.44%) Finance
2 39 (9.51%) Banking
3 21 (5.12%) Manufacturing
4 20 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.90%) Marketing
6 15 (3.66%) Financial Institution
6 15 (3.66%) Front Office
7 13 (3.17%) Back Office
7 13 (3.17%) Games
8 12 (2.93%) Electronics
9 9 (2.20%) French Language
10 5 (1.22%) Retail
11 2 (0.49%) German Language
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Military
12 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.15%) Kafka
1 17 (4.15%) LAMP
1 17 (4.15%) Web Services
2 11 (2.68%) HTML
3 8 (1.95%) FIX Protocol
3 8 (1.95%) XML
4 7 (1.71%) JDBC
5 5 (1.22%) Middleware
6 4 (0.98%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (0.73%) CSS
7 3 (0.73%) Spring
8 2 (0.49%) FFmpeg
8 2 (0.49%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (0.49%) JMS
8 2 (0.49%) Sensu
8 2 (0.49%) XMPP
9 1 (0.24%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (0.24%) React
9 1 (0.24%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 58 (14.15%) Data Centre
2 12 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.93%) Clustering
3 10 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (2.20%) iPad
5 8 (1.95%) Cyberthreat
5 8 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.95%) SWIFT
6 7 (1.71%) Equities
7 6 (1.46%) Fintech
8 5 (1.22%) Replication
9 4 (0.98%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.98%) PACS
9 4 (0.98%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.73%) iPhone
11 2 (0.49%) Derivative
11 2 (0.49%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 410 (100.00%) Linux
2 218 (53.17%) Windows
3 122 (29.76%) Unix
4 68 (16.59%) Windows Server
5 55 (13.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 44 (10.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (9.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (8.29%) AIX
9 29 (7.07%) CentOS
9 29 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (6.34%) Solaris
11 18 (4.39%) Ubuntu
12 14 (3.41%) HPUX
13 11 (2.68%) Debian
14 9 (2.20%) Mac OS
15 8 (1.95%) IRIX
15 8 (1.95%) SUSE
16 4 (0.98%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.73%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.73%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (23.17%) ITIL
2 60 (14.63%) DevOps
3 31 (7.56%) Problem Management
4 23 (5.61%) Change Management
4 23 (5.61%) Mentoring
5 20 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (4.39%) Release Management
8 16 (3.90%) Algorithmic Trading
8 16 (3.90%) Incident Management
9 15 (3.66%) Digital Marketing
10 14 (3.41%) Migration
11 12 (2.93%) Automated Trading
11 12 (2.93%) Load Balancing
11 12 (2.93%) Programme Management
11 12 (2.93%) Workflow
12 11 (2.68%) Configuration Management
12 11 (2.68%) Project Management
13 10 (2.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (32.44%) SQL
2 86 (20.98%) Python
3 62 (15.12%) Perl
4 60 (14.63%) Bash Shell
5 49 (11.95%) Shell Script
6 29 (7.07%) Java
7 23 (5.61%) PHP
8 20 (4.88%) PowerShell
9 13 (3.17%) C++
10 8 (1.95%) C
10 8 (1.95%) Ruby
11 5 (1.22%) C#
12 3 (0.73%) AWK
12 3 (0.73%) Jython
12 3 (0.73%) Korn
12 3 (0.73%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.73%) sed
13 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (9.51%) Degree
2 31 (7.56%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (7.07%) CCNA
4 13 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (2.44%) RHCE
7 8 (1.95%) RHCSA
8 7 (1.71%) CISSP
9 6 (1.46%) RHCA
10 5 (1.22%) CCNP
10 5 (1.22%) MCP
11 4 (0.98%) Linux+ Certification
11 4 (0.98%) LPIC
11 4 (0.98%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.98%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.73%) JNCIA
12 3 (0.73%) JNCIS
13 2 (0.49%) CCSE
13 2 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.93%) SLA
2 7 (1.71%) QA
3 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 100 (24.39%) Active Directory
2 82 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (6.59%) Hyper-V
4 25 (6.10%) XenApp
5 18 (4.39%) vSphere
6 17 (4.15%) KVM
7 16 (3.90%) XenServer
8 15 (3.66%) vCloud
9 12 (2.93%) Docker
9 12 (2.93%) Terminal Services
9 12 (2.93%) VMware Workstation
10 11 (2.68%) Xen
11 10 (2.44%) NFS
11 10 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (1.71%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.49%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 37 (9.02%) Puppet
2 32 (7.80%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (7.56%) Ansible
4 19 (4.63%) Nagios
5 16 (3.90%) ZABBIX
6 14 (3.41%) OpenView
7 12 (2.93%) WSUS
8 10 (2.44%) Control-M
9 9 (2.20%) Kubernetes
10 7 (1.71%) ThinApp
11 6 (1.46%) Graphite
11 6 (1.46%) ITRS Geneos
12 5 (1.22%) Kibana
13 4 (0.98%) FortiGate
13 4 (0.98%) logstash
13 4 (0.98%) Salt
14 3 (0.73%) Backup Exec
14 3 (0.73%) Opsview
15 2 (0.49%) OpenAM
15 2 (0.49%) vMotion
Vendors
1 125 (30.49%) VMware
2 77 (18.78%) Red Hat
3 59 (14.39%) Oracle
4 54 (13.17%) Cisco
4 54 (13.17%) Microsoft
5 35 (8.54%) HP
6 34 (8.29%) Citrix
7 23 (5.61%) F5
8 19 (4.63%) IBM
8 19 (4.63%) McAfee
8 19 (4.63%) NetApp
8 19 (4.63%) Sybase
9 18 (4.39%) EMC
10 14 (3.41%) Juniper
11 13 (3.17%) CheckPoint
12 12 (2.93%) SAP
13 11 (2.68%) Sun
14 9 (2.20%) Bloomberg
14 9 (2.20%) Reuters
14 9 (2.20%) Symantec
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £75,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + exceptional bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
LogRhythm
Salary: Up to £40kpa + 5% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Piksel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: £37,537 - £41,488
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum , good benefits inc. share scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 19 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: 7% Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Metapack
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Virtusa
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago